Dr. Wengert's Hepatica Pills

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For derangement of the liver and secretions. An alterative and cathartic.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1874
ca 1874
maker
Fouse Brothers and Company
Measurements
overall: 2.5 cm x 5.3 cm x 1.7 cm; in x 2 1/16 in x 11/16 in
overall: 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, York
ID Number
MG*M-10413.05
catalog number
M-10413.05
accession number
246707
subject
Laxatives
Blood & Liver Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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